Finding Self Storage in Niles, MI: Top Tips
There are a few things you should know about Niles self storage before you begin your search. Niles storage unit prices and availability are closely related to things like real estate prices, the type of housing available in the area, the city's wealth, and whether or not many people are moving to the area. In order to give you a better idea of these factors in Niles, we pulled in data from the US Census.Niles, MI Self Storage and Moving
Self storage is commonly used as a secure place to store one's belongings when moving into a new home. If there's a high amount of moving activity in Niles, that could affect storage unit pricing and availability. We can get a good idea of whether or not many people are moving to or from Niles by looking at the change in population. The Niles metro area saw its population decline from 11,595 persons in 2010 to 11,400 persons in 2014 according to the US Census, a decrease of -1.68%.Self Storage and Real Estate in Niles, MI
One way to get an idea of the demand for housing and storage space in Niles is to look at housing occupancy and vacancy rates. If housing occupancy rates in Niles are high, it's probably safe to assume that storage facility occupancy rates in Niles are also high, which would push unit prices up. The US Census estimates that housing vacancy rates in Niles are at 11.5%, while the occupancy rate is at 88.5%. The average occupancy rate in US cities is approximately 89%, which is lower than the rate in Niles, suggesting that storage unit inventory might also be tighter in Niles. With fewer units available, storage facilities in Niles may charge higher prices.
There are 3 self storage units in Niles, MI in a 15 mile radius to choose from. This means fewer options for you to choose from, so storage prices in Niles, MI may be higher than average due to less competition.
Using $1.00/sqft as a national average, the average price for a self storage unit is $1.35. This is 34.61% higher with $0.35 net increase in cost per square foot. You'll be paying more in medium to large cities as storage prices are generally higher in densely populated areas.
Choose from multiple self storage facilities in Niles including:
If storage near Niles, Michigan is not close enough to you, you may be interested in the 14 nearby cities including Baroda, Berrien Springs, Bridgman, Buchanan, Cassopolis, Edwardsburg, Elkhart, Granger, Mishawaka, New Carlisle, Osceola, Sawyer, South Bend, Three Oaks.
We also have specialized storage to choose from in Niles. If you require a climate controlled unit where temperature and humidity are important, please check out our Niles, MI Climate Controlled Storage, page. If you need to store a boat, car, or RV near Niles, MI, please visit our Niles, MI Car, Boat & RV Storage Storage page.